You would be wrong.
In a new interview with The Verge, Dong Ngyuen revealed the following incredible facts about the game:
- It has been downloaded 50 million times
- It has 47,000 reviews in the App Store (as many as Gmail)
- It's earning50,000 per day in ad revenue
- It took only 2 days to make
"The reason Flappy Bird is so popular is that it happens to be something different from mobile games today, and is a really good game to compete against each other," Nguyen told the website.
"People in the same classroom can play and compete easily because [Flappy Bird] is simple to learn, but you need skill to get a high score."